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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Mortagne-sur-Gironde

Gite / 5 Bedrooms / sleeps 10

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £100 / night

£700 - £1975 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
Large 17th century 5-bed manor house of great character set in walled 2 acre garden overlooking vineyards. 15m x 8m heated pool, games barn, sat tv, wifi, patio, gas bbq. A lovely 2km walk from pretty port of Mortagne-sur-Gironde with shops/restaurants, 20 mins drive to  …see more


13 Jan 2015

5/5

"A fantastic place to stay for all ages"

We have stayed at Font Remy several times, both in Wisteria and Rose. It is situated in an ideal location to explore this region of France but also the grounds of the houses are ideal to spend a holi… More


19 Dec 2014

5/5

"A wonderful holiday"

The wonderful thing about this gite is that it combines everything that both children and adults want. The location is fabulous - there is a fantastic amount to see and do within easy striking distan… More


6 Sep 2014

5/5

"Fantastic!"

Rose was stunning, spacious and probably the best equipped holiday home we have ever stayed in. The design was perfect with 5 double bedrooms and nearly every evening on the patio watching the sun go … More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Mortagne-sur-Gironde

Gite / 5 Bedrooms / sleeps 10

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £50 / night

£350 - £1950 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
Sleeps 10 - 17th century renovated wine barn. Set in a walled 2 acre garden overlooking vineyards. 15m x 8m heated pool, games room, Plasma sat. tv, dual aspect living room, cd/dvd, wifi, patio, gas bbq. 2km to village harbour, near beach. Great for 2 families holidayi  …see more


1 Sep 2014

5/5

"Lovely place, quiet and peaceful with pretty surroundings to chill out in.."

The house is lovely with everything you need, it is big enough for a large extended family, great terrace and BBQ area looking across at the pool. The pool is a good size and depth, safe for kids tha… More


3 Jun 2013

5/5

"Better than the pictures and they were great"

Absolutely great. Fantastic property, clean tidy, well equipped and in great location.

Vinyards all around and not far from the coast.

We have already booked again for next year.
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Excellent 5/5 

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Vienne / Poitiers

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £50 / night

£350 - £550 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 125 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Two delightful cottages each sleeping up to 6 people created from the stables of an old mule-breeding farm. Ideal for both couples and young families. Swimming-pool, barbecue, ping-pong, pool table, boules. Bath towels & bed linen provided. Small town 2 miles away. W  …see more


3 Aug 2014

5/5

"Idyllic Relaxing Holiday"

My wife and three children, aged 13,12 and 9 spent a wonderful week in this gorgeous property. We have been holidaying in holiday homes in France for a number of years and would consider ourselves fai… More


12 Nov 2013

5/5

"La Charronniere"

Fab place to stay. Very rustic and un spoilt. lovely old villages not spoilt with modern restorations Lots of places to visit not too far away. But you can just stay and relax around the pool, Kim and… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Surgeres

Gite / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 2

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £65 / night

£450 - £730 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 42 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Cute little bolthole ideal for couples, this cottage oozes french charm and has a swimming pool. 45 minutes inland from La Rochelle. Walking distance to bar/restaurant, mini market, boulangerie. Romantic break for hard working couples, just eat, swim, cycle!  …see more


29 Oct 2014

5/5

"Peaceful and relaxing"

Great place to stay. We stayed in September and had fantastic weather, The cottage is lovely and homely and has a fantastic new lounge area with direct access to the swimming pool. tHe grounds are fan… More

Hi Ben

Thank you for your kind comments we love to hear that people have had a great time, hope to welcome you back in the future.

Kind Regards

Tim


28 Aug 2013

5/5

"Idyllic soul restoring hideaway"

My husband and I spent a week at Le Petit Logis,and we are so glad that we chose it for our holiday. if you are looking for a beautiful and peaceful location, then it's perfect. Le Petit Logis is… More


9 Aug 2013

5/5

"Le Petit Logis"

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this charming and rustic little gite. The accommodation was clean and tidy and there was everything we needed for our short stay. The pool was a bit of luxury when th… More

Thank you for your kind review Iain. Its always nice to hear that our guests have enjoyed their holiday. Wishing you well for the furure.

Kind Regards

Tim

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Surgeres

House / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Very Good 4.5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £111 / night

£775 - £1500 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 42 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Elegant former gentleman's residence in prestigious village with swimming pool to share with 1 bed cottage (or take private use). 35 mins to La Rochelle and stunning atlantic coast. Centrally located to plenty of attractions. 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, very comfortable.  …see more


24 Sep 2014

5/5

"Large country house in a peaceful village."

Just come back from a weeks holiday with the family (all adults now!), in France staying at Maison Du Puits.
We had a great time, the house is so spacious and is like home from home with all it… More

Hi Jo

Thanks for your kind comments and we are really pleased you all had a great time. Hope to welcome you back one day.

Kind Regards

Tim and Lucy


22 Aug 2014

5/5

"Charming House, lovely relaxing holiday."

We stayed here for a week in early August and had a wonderful time. The house is in a very peaceful location but within easy reach of shops, restaurants and attractions. We spent a lot of time in the … More

Hi Jess Thanks for your review it means a lot to hear that people have enjoyed their selves at our property. We hope to be welcoming you back another time!!

Kind Regards

Tim and Lucy


3 Aug 2014

5/5

"Fantastic house, great location and holiday"

Located in village with good local shops and markets, an hour from La Rochelle and Poitiers , this is a fabulous house ( amazing bathroom and kitchen) and a sun trap by the pool. Lots to see and do,… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Pons

Gite / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £75 / night

£520 - £1400 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 25 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
A beautiful Charentais farmhouse & original cognac distillery converted to provide 2 spacious gites, sleeping 8 & 4, set in 3 acres of meadowland with pool, close to the mediaeval town of Pons with easy access to nearby historic towns of Cognac & Saintes and beaches.  …see more


12 Feb 2015

5/5

"lovely accomodation in a beautiful setting"

We really enjoyed our stay here. We have stayed in many self catering places across France and this is one of the best!
spacious, clean, everything you need at hand, easy wi-fi, good bed, large gar… More


4 Jun 2014

5/5

"Amazing"

This is the first place I have ever stayed that there was not one thing wrong. All the bedrooms were beautiful. The bathroom and shower room were immaculate. The gardens were perfection the most am… More


3 Dec 2012

5/5

"Tranquility"

I stayed at this wonderful Gite, whilst on Business in the area. Lesley and Derrick were wonderful and charming hosts. They laid on a substantial welcome pack to cover my initial needs, and provided… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Saint-Romain-de-Benet

Cottage / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £86 / night

£600 - £750 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 17 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Spacious three bedroom cottage with large private enclosed garden. Easy access 15 minutes from Saintes, A10 and N150, 15 minutes drive from fabulous beaches and chic town of Royan.  …see more


7 Oct 2013

5/5

"Lovely spacious property both inside and out"

An old Charentais property with all mod-cons and very well equipped. A nice quiet location but not far from the main route to Royan and Saintes for trips out. We had no problems but did text/email the… More


13 Aug 2013

5/5

"lovely location"

This villa is everything you need for an excellent holiday, in a rural area but no more than a 10 minute drive from shops and restaurants. Very spacious and well equipped with a lovely patio and garde… More


24 Aug 2011

5/5

"Lovely house and fabulous holiday"

great house, great facilities, lovely garden and patio, good location for beaches and exploring local towns… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Vienne / Poitiers

Cottage / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 5

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £50 / night

£350 - £525 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 125 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
The gorgeous La P'tite Boulangerie sits in a lovely sunny courtyard in rural Vienne and is a romantic location for honeymooners especially outside of school holidays. Heated swimming-pool, barbecue, ping-pong, pool table. Small market town with shops 2 miles away. *NEW  …see more


3 Sep 2014

5/5

"Beautiful setting and ideal for families of all ages"

We hope to return to this wonderful place as soon as we are able. We hired all three gites and came with teenagers, babies and a few ages in between! Kim and Jim have thought of everything and we f… More


13 Mar 2014

5/5

"Lovely gite in a peaceful location"

The gite was clean and beautifully decorated with all necessary amenities. Very friendly owners. Close to plenty of interesting places to visit. We had a great time and I would thoroughly recommend i… More


16 Aug 2013

5/5

"lovely family friendly holiday"

We have just returned from a fabulous week in this property. It is rare to be so pleasantly surprised. The cottage was much more spacious than we had expected, it is really light and airy, and is very… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Vienne / Civray

Gite / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 2

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £39 / night

£270 - £415 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 90 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Nepoleonic House suitable for 2 people,with private garden and parking and overlooking our stunning 12/6 metre pool.this accommodation is suitable for a cot and WIFI internet access.Beautiful location and setting This nepoleonic House is set in a fabulous setting shar  …see more


16 Jul 2014

5/5

"5 Years @ Gites du Marigne"

Sadly coming to the end of another 3-week vacation @ Gites du Marigne (near Civray). This is our fifth year and it just gets better and better!

Superb 3-bedroom gite, super clean and extremely … More


28 Jun 2014

5/5

"Perfect location for a relaxing holiday"

Couldn't of asked for better, Sharon & Aaron are great hosts, they give you a lovely hamper on arrival , there is a fantastic pool in beautiful surroundings the Gites are well equipped and clean… More


23 Jun 2014

5/5

"A perfect get-away with all you need!"

My wife and I stayed in the 1 bedroomed gite which was perfect! The accommodation was excellently presented - with a welcome hamper too! Aaron & Sharon could not have been more welcoming and helpful! … More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Ile de Re / Rivedoux Plage

Villa / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 7

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £89 / night

£621 - £1419 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
TAXE DE SEJOUR 1,20 € PAR NUIT ET PAR PERSONNE A REGLER SUR PLACE LOCATION DU LINGE POSSIBLE ET FACULTATIF DRAPS 20 € PAR LIT SERVIETTE DE BAIN 8 € MENAGE FIN DE SEJOUR 80 € CAUTION 1000 € A L' ARRIVEE ARRIVEE A PARTIR DE 14 H DEPART 10 H IMPERATIF RIVEDOU  …see more


29 Sep 2014

5/5

"Lovely place to stay"

We stayed here for a week and all 6 adults really loved the place. The owners are a lovely couple who live nearby but the only time we saw them was on arrival/departure and when they dropped off some … More


25 Sep 2014

5/5

"Wonderful"

We so enjoyed staying at this lovely house. Its bright and airy with lots of windows and many doors opening out onto a private quiet patio area and garden. We were so lucky with the weather we ate … More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Royan / Saint-Palais-sur-Mer

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

Very Good 4.5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £49 / night

£338 - £638 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.45 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Independent holiday villa, 450m from beach and town, great for families. Daily food market with fresh seafood, good restaurants on the promenade. Many sports nearby: golf, tennis, surfing, horse-riding. Ideal for safe family cycling with superb coastal & forest paths W  …see more


27 Jun 2014

5/5

"Lovely place to stay and great value for money"

It was very easy to book, with the owner responding quickly and helpfully to any enquiries. Meeting up with the local agent was very conveneneint as his agency was near to the property and simple to l… More


17 Sep 2014

4/5

"Just great"

This is a wonderful location, the house is a few minutes walk from the small village of St Palais Sur Mer, which has everything you could reasonably need for a relaxed holiday. The house itself is ver… More


25 Jul 2013

4/5

"Well located lovely house"

Spent a week here with partner and two teenage children. House was very clean and simply but nicely furnished. It was a 5-10 minute walk to the beach, restaurants and shops. Lovely outdoor decking are… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Deux-Sevres / Maire-Levescault

Cottage / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £47 / night

£325 - £581 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
LUXURY SELF CATERING STONE COTTAGE situated in a quiet hamlet. Log burner, 42"TV -Free Sat/DVD-Wii console-ipod dock,American fridge/freezer, Dishwasher,Washing Machine. Private garden, Summer Pool. OVER 4 YRS LISTED ON H. LETTINGS & OVER 20 REVIEWS ON TRIP ADVISOR. A  …see more


21 Nov 2012

5/5

"Beautiful French cottage"

We recently stayed in this beautiful cottage. The cottage is so luxurious are party of four didn't want to leave. Cooking in the very well equipped kitchen. Sitting in front of the log burners playing… More


15 Nov 2012

5/5

"A beautiful stress free get away. Very beautiful French cottage."

We would like to thank Carl and Mandy for the stay at their beautiful cottage. We were greeted by a lovely hamper (paid for in advance) this was an excellent service. (didn't have the hassle of tryi… More

Your kind comments regarding the cottage are greatly appreciated. I know the cottage came recommended to you and I am so pleased that No.22 lived up to the expectations of you and your party. I hope to welcome you again in the future.


19 Sep 2012

5/5

"A little gem in beautiful rural France"

We stayed here in early September with our 21 month old daughter - it was quite simply our best family holiday yet! The cottage is absolutely stunning both inside and out (and we are fussy!!) It is as… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente / Le Lindois

Cottage / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £50 / night

£350 - £675 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Unwind in this tranquil haven. Ipomoea cottage is a complete holiday with its one depth private pool, sun terrace, BBQ, parking, pretty garden and nearby shops. For folk wishing to explore countryside and cuisine it is a homely haven with TV and Wifi. Owners are nearby.  …see more


27 Aug 2012

5/5

"Fantastic holiday gite"

We stayed in this house at the beginning of August and it exceeded all our expectations. The location is beautiful and the gite is set in lovely gardens.The house is well equipped and there is every c… More


22 Jul 2011

5/5

"Peace and quiet, beauty and first rate hospitality in rural France"

We spent two weeks at this beautiful little holiday cottage and loved it. The owners, Denis and Wendy Rowell, live next door and could not have been kinder or more generous. They let us use wood for… More

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Charente / Balzac

Guest house / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 9

1 night min stay

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from £49 / night

£343 / week

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Key info:

  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Bien-être et détente. Calme et convivialité.  …see more

Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Chatelaillon-Plage

Apartment / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 2

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £42 / night

£291 - £320 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.6 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car not necessary
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Appartement aux portes de La Rochelle Tranquilité Piscine Parking facile Tous commerces à pied Pistes cyclables/pietonnes Ocean 600m Location de drap:10€ location de vélo:5€/jour  …see more


18 Aug 2014

5/5

"Very quaint French accommodation"

Lovely family run accommodation in Angolins sur mer. The owners were very welcoming and accommodating. The studio appartment is located on the first floor and I wouldn't recommend for anyone with… More

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Very Good 4/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Chatelaillon-Plage

B&B / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 2

Very Good 4/5 

1 night min stay

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from £32 / night

£224 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.6 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Chambre confortable 2 personnes parking facile proche océan et ville tous commerces location de vélos : 5€/jour  …see more


18 Jul 2014

4/5

"Away from it all..."

This is a room adjoining the main house, which is a lovely old property in the little village of Angoulin sur Mer, which is about 7km from La Rochelle. The room is spacious and airy, and has a large b… More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Gemozac

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Very Good 4.5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £68 / night

£475 - £485 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Charming French holiday cottage with many original features including working Charentaise fireplace. WiFi internet, large screen TV, pretty private garden, ancient rooftop and country views, situated in peaceful hamlet close to excellent beaches and restaurants. Pretty  …see more


27 Jul 2014

5/5

"A great house in a lovely location"

We stayed at L'Atelier for a couple of weeks and had a fabulous holiday. The property was very well equipped and extremely comfortable - a real home from home.

The local village was very … More


2 Jul 2014

5/5

"QUINTESSENTIAL RURAL FRANCE"

L'Atelier is a very attractive property in an excellent location for exploring the Gironde estuary with it's photogenic carrelets [fishermen's huts on stilts],and the nearby towns of S… More


11 Aug 2013

5/5

"A Jewel"

L'Atelier was very well placed for visiting the surrounding area, it is a quiet attractive house in a very pleasant garden within a small village, however we arrived during fete weekend and had a… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Vienne / Civray

Gite / 6 Bedrooms / sleeps 12

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £163 / night

£1140 - £2009 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 90 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Gites for self catering and Bed and Breakfast with stunning 12/6 metre pool.Private gardens and parking.Play-area,and in a stunning rural setting,yet only 5 mins from main town of Civray. WIFI internet access,English TV,and finished to the highest standard  …see more


9 Aug 2014

5/5

"Chez Hiboux is a Lovely Gite in a very peaceful setting run by an amazing couple."

The owners Aaran and Sharon made us very welcome, they are lovely and we're very happy to helped advise us what to see and do in the area, of which there was plenty, just not enough days. One pla… More


29 Jul 2014

5/5

"Perfect location-perfect holiday - We didn't want it to end!"

As you drive down to Gites Du Marigne, you get an overwhelming feeling that you made the right decision. A picturesque hamlet tucked away from the road and surrounded by sunflower fields. Sharon and… More


4 Sep 2012

5/5

"Lovely little house in a lovely setting with a lovely pool!"

Aaron and Sharon were excellent hosts, providing us with extras on our first evening as all the shops were shut - including a much needed bottle of wine!
A lovely little house, Le Petite Maison, … More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Deux-Sevres / Sauze-Vaussais

Gite / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Excellent 5/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £72 / night

£500 - £900 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 90 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
In the heart of Poitou-Charent nestles " The Old Farmhouse" a charming stone Gite with bundles of character. Set in a small hamlet not far from Sauze-Vaussais and Melle. With views across fields. Terrace, garden, pool, BBQ and lots of home comforts. A great place for ex  …see more


2 Sep 2014

5/5

"The perfect holiday"

Our group (4 adults, 3 toddlers and a baby) spent two brilliant weeks in The Old Farmhouse. The property itself it excellently equipped with everything you require and is furnished to a very high stan… More


27 Aug 2013

5/5

"Perfect Relaxing Holiday in Fantastic Accommodation."

We stayed here for a week, travelling as 2 couples.
The farmhouse is a stunning property immaculately maintained and presented by the owners, Sue, Andy and Olive, who struck the perfect balance of … More

Thank you so much for your time, to write this review it means a lot to us. We enjoyed having you stay here, and would look forward to you returning. Glad that you had a great time, and that you enjoyed yourselves. That is all we want for our guest.Thank you also for taking such care of our house. Hopefully meet up with you again.


27 Dec 2012

5/5

"A lovely relaxing holiday with loads of space for the kids"

My wife and I stayed with 3 kids for a week in August 2012 and really loved it here. Sue and Andy made us feel really welcome but left us alone to enjoy the space, the pool, the barbecue and the ambie… More

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Very Good 4/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Pons

Gite / 6 Bedrooms / sleeps 12

Very Good 4/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £129 / night

£900 - £2330 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 25 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Suitable for families and friends, the gites combine to make the ideal holiday location, set within 2 acres of garden and its own private pool, surrounded by vines and sunflowers yet close to the bars and restaurants of the nearby mediaeval town of Pons.  …see more


17 Jul 2013

4/5

"Excellent Gite in abeautiful and extraordinary surrounding"

As my dad used to live in Cognac/Segonzac, we just love the Charente region. We found this property online, found the website very appealing and informative with lots of pictures (owners have nothing … More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Jonzac

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

Very Good 4.5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £71 / night

£495 - £945 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 40 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Pets welcome
2 bedroomed gite with en-suite facilities and air conditioning. Private terrace with BBQ, 5 person spa/hot tub and 12m pool. All with stunning views of the countryside with plenty of space set in 12 acres with a few trees for that all important shade.  …see more


22 May 2011

5/5

"If paradise is peace and quiet with wonderful views of vineyards and a pool to cool off in, this is paradise"

We booked in to stay here because they have a pool for me and with permission will take dogs.
We enjoy the warmth but want plenty of shade to cool down in so havng a large out door space in the sha… More


6 Jun 2011

4/5

"A lovely located gite which is very well equipped."

The veiws are fabulous and its in a very peaceful area. The Gite has everything in it you could possibly need and more which is ideal for larger families. The owners were very welcoming and when we ha… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Gemozac

Gite / 7 Bedrooms / sleeps 14

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £102 / night

£710 - £1703 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Air conditioning
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
GRANGE ENTIÈREMENT RESTAURÉE, en plein cœur de la campagne, proche de la mer,grand standing, confort moderne, entièrement climatisée, piscine chauffée 10 x 5, grande salle à vivre avec vidéoprojection, cuisine intégrée tout confort, salle de sport, grand jardi  …see more


8 Sep 2014

5/5

"De l'espace, du confort et de la sécurité"

Un excellent accueil, une grande disponibilité et gentillesse de l'hôte et de sa charmante épouse. Toujours présents pour nous rendre service mais avec une extrême discrétion.
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6 Jul 2014

5/5

"sejour bucolique et contemporain"

Accueil chaleureux avec un sens de l'hospitalité placé sous le signe de la bonne humeur nous ont permis de passer des vacances agréables.
Soirées au bord de la piscine, barbecue, vélos à… More


3 Jul 2014

5/5

"excellent"

Excellent séjour, gîte entièrement neuf et équipé, localisation idéale, proche de la mer (30 min) et des commerces, le coin est très calme, la piscine chauffée, propriétaire très accueillant… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Jonzac

Gite / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £100 / night

£695 - £1295 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 40 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Pets welcome
3 Bedroomed all en suite. gite lounge area with air conditioning and stunning views over the countryside, Ground floor bedroom and en suite facilities with extra wide doors for wheel chair users. Private terrace with bbq. "  …see more


18 May 2011

5/5

"I love La Pommeraie and will be going back again and again"

My husband and I stayed in Pineau, one of four gites at La Pommeraie. It was perfect for us. The gite slept 6 but we used only the downstairs suite as I have some mobility problems. The rooms were s… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Couhe / Lage de Messe

Farmhouse / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 9

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £58 / night

£400 - £1450 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 100 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Charming Farmstead situated in a small hamlet. Included in the price are the main house, a pretty, separate house which is ideal for the grandparents and a large pool with roman steps, all for the exclusive use of the renter. The whole property is in a secluded garden.  …see more


24 Aug 2014

5/5

"Fabulous space suitable for extended family with excellent facilities"

An idyllic location set peacefully amid the sunflower fields, Les Canards has everything a family or group could need. Beautiful and well equipped house, brilliantly sized pool, space to run, games r… More


21 Oct 2012

5/5

"get away from the city"

We had a fabulous time in Les Canards. There is lots of space for everyone. The ping pong table and the pool are the winners. But there are loads of other things you could enjoy ie bikes, games, badm… More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Deux-Sevres / Secondigny

Cottage / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Very Good 4.5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £43 / night

£295 - £795 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 60 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Detached beautiful renovated cottage overlooking a 3 acre fishing lake The cottage is fully equipped and includes lakeside BBQ and private solar heated pool. Poitou Charente is featured in the sunshine leaque tables as having the second highest sunshine hours in France  …see more


17 Aug 2014

5/5

"Fantastic cottage in a lovely setting"

We had a really great time at the cottage and are sorry to have had to leave. The cottage itself gives you all you need on holiday - the two bedrooms are a good size (and with comfortable beds), and b… More


3 Jul 2014

5/5

"Perfect little spot for a total 'get away from it all experience'"

We have just come back from 12 nights at the cottage, originally we booked for 10 but we loved it so much we were lucky enough to pay for 2 extra nights and would have stayed longer if we didn't … More


21 Aug 2012

5/5

"It is a beautiful, quiet and peaceful place ."

The cottage has everything you could need and the lake is beautiul. We made good use of the swimming pool and my husband fished in the lake.… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Montmoreau-Saint-Cybard / Courgeac

Gite / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 2

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £63 / night

£440 - £640 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Very pretty, peaceful and private, exclusive adult accomodation. 3 x 1 bed luxury gites. Newly fitted and furnished to the highest standards. Set in secluded grounds, large solar heated pool, beautiful views over the surrounding valley. Shops etc a 5 minute drive away.  …see more


24 Apr 2012

5/5

"Charming and relaxing holiday gite in a beautiful part of France."

Petit gite at Chez Goret was very relaxing and set within beautiful countryside. We were surrounded by fields and enjoyed the peaceful sight of cows happily grazing in one of the nearby fields. The gi… More

Many thanks to both of you and we're so pleased you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you both again in the future. Perhaps next time you could try the pool if you come during the warmer weather? Its 30 degrees today.


22 Sep 2011

5/5

"Tranquiility of solitude in a haven of aged wine and France of old"

My wife and I had the most relaxing holiday ever. A perfect place Chez goret to visit some fine old towns. Easy access to Cognac, St Emilion, Bordeaux, Royan and Aubeterre is well worth a visit. We st… More

Thank you so much for your comments and we're glad you enjoyed all the beautiful places you visited.


21 Sep 2011

5/5

"Perfect in so many ways"

We came across Chez Goret purely by chance. We were looking for somewhere very close to Angouleme as we wanted to be near the 'Circuit des Remparts' classic car event.
We couldn't ha… More

Thank you both for your kind words and we're so pleased you enjoyed the special event you came for as well as having a lovely holiday in Bon Nuit

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Excellent 5/5 

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Deux-Sevres / Parthenay

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £29 / night

£200 - £490 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 120 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
2 Bedroomed Gite in 16th Century farmhouse, with views of open countryside. 10 mins from the medieval town of Parthenay. Can be combined with our small gite to create one single unit. Grounds of 3 acres with swimming pool (30ft x 15ft). Ideal for families and/or couples  …see more


10 Aug 2014

5/5

"Clean and comfortable nothing is too much trouble fabulous."

Great value for money. Great accommodation and great people, nothing was too much trouble. Highly recommend.… More


23 Aug 2013

5/5

"lovely peaceful setting, great gites and friendly owners"

Anita and Mark were helpful throughout the booking process and welcoming on arrival - the little extras (wine/eggs) were lovely after our long drive! We rented both gites for us, our children and gra… More


9 Aug 2013

5/5

"A comfortable gite in an idyllic rural setting"

The gite is in a very rural location, but only 8 miles from Parthenay. Anita and Mark are excellent owners, always ready with advice on interesting places to go in the area. We travelled by motorbi… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Champagnac

Gite / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 3

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £43 / night

£295 - £465 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 40 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Merlot, a single bedroomed gite with air conditioning and over 70 Sq Metres of space, the 12 x 6 metre pool is near by along with 5 person hot tub. Enjoy stunning views out over the countryside with vine and sunflowers. Soak up the sunshine in the South West of France,  …see more


2 Jun 2013

5/5

"Merlot is the best"

We really enjoyed our stay at Merlot. The setting s is fantastic and the peace and quiet was bliss. The gite is simply furnished but beautifully done. The kitchen is very well equipped and the bbq out… More


22 Jun 2014

5/5

"Calme et tranquilite"

Le gite est situe a 4 km du centre de Jonzac, il est tres bien equipe et fonctionnel. Je suis entierement satisfait de la prestation. L'acces a Internet est un plus pour cette location.
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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Vienne / Romagne

Gite / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 2

Very Good 4.5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £50 / night

£345 / week

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Key info:

  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
In a quiet hamlet not far from Monkey Valley, part of 18th century farm retaining many original features. A bedroom with double bed, and a sofabed in the living room or a single-beds option. A kitchen, bathroom and large garden for your use with above-ground pool. For a  …see more


3 Sep 2013

5/5

"Heavenly - wish we could have stayed for longer!"

We had a cracking week here - arrived back in the UK yesterday and missing the place very much. John and Val were lovely - couldn't do enough to help and provided us with fresh cucumbers from the… More

Thank you for taking the time and trouble to write such a lovely review, it's good to know that you enjoyed your holiday. We look forward to welcoming you again to the gite.


30 Sep 2012

5/5

"Lovely Gite"

We enjoyed our stay from start to finish. The gite was like a home from home a very well equipped and comfortable. We used to BBQ on several occasions to make the most of the good weather. The area is… More

It was a great pleasure to welcome you to our gite. Many thanks for the excellent review.


8 Aug 2012

5/5

"Comfortable well equipped Gite"

This gite was excellent. It was extremely well equipped. It also had a barbeque, and bikes which is what we were looking for. On the edge of a village which you could walk /cycle to in the rning for f… More

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your holiday in the Poitou-Cherantes and many thanks for the kind review.

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Excellent 5/5 

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Gemozac / Langlade

Watermill / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 7

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £85 / night

£595 - £1200 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Enjoy the charms of this 3 bedroom Charentaise millhouse with private secluded solar heated pool, bordered by a millstream and set within two acres of garden, offering both space and tranquillity. Situated on its own, just 20 mins from the beautiful Atlantic beaches. I  …see more


3 Jan 2015

5/5

"It doesn't get any better than this"

We all hope and pray that our choice of accommodation, booked on the strength of a few photographs and enticing narrative, will prove to be worthwhile. I can tell you that, in this instance, our expec… More

Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your holiday; we're sure it will help others in deciding if the moulin is suitable for them too. Thank you for being great guests and we very much look forward to welcoming you back this year to discover more of the Charente Maritime.


11 Sep 2014

5/5

"Beautiful house, fantastic location, lovely owners"

Thank you so much for a lovely stay in your beautiful house. The house and garden on arrival was very clean and tidy and a real delight to arrive at. There was a food basket on the table which was a <… More

Many thanks for posting such a kind review. We are so pleased to hear the moulin lived up to your expectations and the whole family enjoyed themselves. We hope to welcome you back again soon.


3 Aug 2014

5/5

"Perfect Holiday"

We've spent the last two weeks of July staying at Le Moulin and enjoyed a perfect family holiday. The location of Le Moulin is excellent - remote enough to be tranquil but within easy reach of l… More

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your holiday at the moulin. It was a pleasure to have you and your family to stay and we very much look forward to welcoming you back again.

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Excellent 5/5 

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Sauze-Vaussais / Clussais- la- Pommeraie

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £34 / night

£235 - £435 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 110 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
Newly renovated holiday home with exposed stonework, set in peaceful rural location, ideal for families, nature-lovers, ramblers and cyclists. Located in beautiful contryside yet close enough to tourist attractions and Atlantic Coast  …see more


2 Sep 2014

5/5

"Wonderful and relaxing family holiday"

After a long drive we were warmly welcomed by Agnes who showed us to the cottage and let us settle in.

Fig Cottage is spotlessly clean, well equipped, very comfortable and has 2 spacious double… More


14 Aug 2013

5/5

"Rural France at its best"

We stayed in Fig Cottage, with our two young daughters, age 5 and 3. Our sister and brother in law stayed in the larger gite (petite maison) with their family, two 6 yrs olds and two teenagers, so we … More


26 Aug 2012

5/5

"The ultimate location for a peaceful holiday in France"

A warm welcome from Agnes, Cyril and Tamela upon arrival.

Fig Cottage is spotlessly clean, well equipped and very comfortable 2 bedroom (doubles) property. This cottage is connected to another… More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Sauze-Vaussais / Clussais- la- Pommeraie

Gite / 5 Bedrooms / sleeps 10

Very Good 4.5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £73 / night

£510 - £960 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 110 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
2 beautiful renovated cottages on one site set in tranquil countryside.Sleeping 10 guests comfortable. Ideal for family gatherings,groups of friends or team retreats. Both cottages open onto a garden area and share a safe and secure play and pool area.  …see more


24 Aug 2013

5/5

"An oustanding, relaxing and welcoming holiday villa with great facilities"

We had a totally relaxing holiday in these wonderfully clean and well maintained villas. We stayed with another family and in total had 4 children under the age of 6 who thought that the facilities w… More


20 Aug 2013

5/5

"Perfect place to relax"

We were staying as 2 families with 4 children under 6 and found these 2 houses a perfect base for a relaxing holiday. Everything you could ask for is on site with the houses well equipped and comforta… More


30 Aug 2012

5/5

"Relaxing and comfortable stay, a real get away from it all!"

Our party of 9 occupied both of the cottages available at this beautiful holiday let. Both cottages offer excellent accommodation, they were decorated and maintained to a very high standard with all … More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Aulnay

Villa / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Very Good 4.5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £108 / night

£750 - £1250 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 55 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Large beautifully restored 3 bed-roomed (+ 2 mezzanine levels), 2 bath-roomed villa with private pool - not shared, with pretty garden around the pool area extending beyond the pool out to the surrounding fields. La Lavande is situated on the edge of a small village a s  …see more


12 Aug 2014

5/5

"Perfect, relaxing French country holiday"

Pat and Evelyn are perfect hosts because they are exceptionally helpful but also very discreet. Any slight issue and they sorted it straight away, above and beyond what is the norm from our experience… More

Thank you for your kind review, it was very helpful.


9 Sep 2013

5/5

"Everything you would wish for in a French country gite holiday"

My husband and I, together with two friends have been holidaying in rented houses in France for over 20 years and feel we have a wealth of experience on which to draw comparison. the properties have r… More

We are very touched by your kind comments, thank you.


16 Jul 2013

5/5

"Fantastic would book again."

Have just come back from 2 weeks at La Lavande. We have had a fantastic time from start to finish. Pat & Evelyn were accommodating, and very welcoming. The house and pool were both clean and had every… More

Thank you for your kind review and we are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. As you have mentioned we will be pleased to see you out here either at La Lavande or Les Iris next year.

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Ile d'Oleron / Saint-Pierre-d'Oleron

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Very Good 4.5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £64 / night

£447 - £1064 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children over 5
  • No pets allowed
De plein pieds, tout au bout d'un petit chemin, près des vignes, la maison est soigneusement décorée. Location de vélos, cours de voile ou de plongée,clubs hippiques, marchés, restaurants; nous partageons nos bonnes adresses.  …see more


14 Jul 2014

5/5

"Lovely home"

We had a great time at Petite Fleur de Sel! The house is lovely, with good facilities. The surroundings are also nice, with a field across from the house and a beach at 5 mins walking distance. Virgin… More


28 Jul 2014

5/5

"Très sympa"

Nous avons passé 3 nuits à 2 fin juillet, maison neuve, très propre et bien décorée.
Proprio accueillante et sympa?
Maison au calme dans une impasse.
2 chambres, une grande SdB, une peti… More


22 Sep 2014

4/5

"Schönes Häuschen, sehr nette Vermieterin"

Schön eingerichtetes Häuschen, gepflegt und sauber.
Die Terasse ist einsehbar. Während unseres Aufenthaltes waren die Nachbarhäuser allerdings nicht belegt und es war sehr ruhig.
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Excellent 5/5 

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Deux-Sevres / Bouille-Loretz

Cottage / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £86 / night

£600 - £800 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 158 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Delightful cottage which sleeps 4-6 set on 3½ acres of an old vignerons estate, with a beautiful private pool area, in Anjou-Saumur - the heartland of the Loire. Offers spacious living rooms and bedrooms with large private sunny terrace with alfresco dining facilities.  …see more


9 Jan 2015

5/5

"Fabulous holiday cottage"

We stayed at Farmers Cottage in August 2014 and had an absolutely fantastic holiday.

The setting of Farmers Cottage is peaceful and relaxing. The only sound to be heard (apart from our kids … More


7 Jul 2013

5/5

"Second visit-as enjoyable as the first!"

This was our second stay at the Farmers Cottage. We re-booked which is something we have never done before as this was one of the best gites we have stayed in and we have stayed in a few.
The gite… More


12 Aug 2012

5/5

"A great Place to stay with really nice hosts."

My wife and 2 teenage sons stayed at Phil and Janets place in July 2012. After many hours of searching the internet for a place that we thought would fit the bill for all our needs, we booked a 2 week… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Saint James

Cottage / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £86 / night

£600 - £700 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 45 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
This is a spacious cottage set in the grounds of a 19th century Manor house. Consists of two large bedrooms, sleeping 5 (plus cot for baby), bathroom, large living room (40m2), kitchen and dining room. This is a spacious cottage set in the grounds of a 19th century Mano  …see more


7 Jul 2012

5/5

"Great Location"

The Gite was recommended by a friend and was well sited for visiting the beautiful town of Saintes and the Charente especially the riverside villages of Taillebourg and Port d'Envaux within 2 mil… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente / Puymoreau

Barn / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £114 / night

£798 - £1050 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 45 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Stunning converted stone barn in peaceful French village . Styled on a bijou hotel, all the original features have been preserved whilst giving the high level of comfort that our guests adore. Meals can be prepared and delivered to your door , just order ahead for you  …see more


30 Jun 2014

5/5

"Fantastic house in a gorgeous area"

This property exceeded our expectations. It is beautifully restored and decorated with some lovely finishing touches and very well equipped. The owners, Lesley and Alan, are really welcoming and have … More


17 Sep 2012

5/5

"stylish accomodation with wonderful views"

We hired this Gite for a week - it's so stylish, with wonderful soft furnishings and painted in F&B hues, yet still keeps all the orignal features of a French Barn - pure luxury. The upstairs t… More


24 Aug 2012

5/5

"Amazing hosts and a truly French experience!"

Brilliant property for:
A truly French experience in a friendly rural hamlet
Fantastic scenery and so many attractions within easy reach
Kind, thoughtful (but in no way intrusive) hosts who p… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Mortagne-sur-Gironde

Gite / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 2

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £61 / night

£425 - £700 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
La Flotte is a tastefully restored 18th century period manor house with four gites set amongst 16 acres of private grounds and parkland. The Old Bakery is located in the quietest corner of our estate surrounded by vineyards, sunflowers and beautiful views  …see more


28 Aug 2012

5/5

"A wonderfully relaxing holiday in a beautiful setting"

What a find.... The Old Bakery at La Flotte provided the perfect setting for a totally chilled out 2 week holiday. The accommodation was lovely - stylish decor, well equipped and remarkably cool in t… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Mortagne-sur-Gironde

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £75 / night

£525 - £1100 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
La Flotte is a tastefully restored 18th century period manor house with four gites set amongst 16 acres of private grounds and parkland. Les Volets Bleus is a traditional two bedroom stone-built period country cottage with pretty secluded garden.  …see more


20 Jun 2014

5/5

"So pretty, so French"

We have just returned from a lovely week staying at the gite Les Volets Bleus. It is part of a small group of properties (4 gites) at La Flotte close to Mortagne sur Gironde In the Charente. Tim & Ama… More


23 Sep 2012

5/5

"Relaxing, friendly, home from home set in beautiful countryside."

Les Volets Bleus is situated in picturesque countryside but within 20 -30 minutes of the beach depending on whether you wish for pretty coves or golden sandy beaches and waves ideal for surfing and bo… More


13 Aug 2012

5/5

"A beautifully decorated gite in a haven of tranquility."

Fabulous gite, great hosts, super pool in stunning countryside. We have just spent 2 wonderful weeks at La Flotte.… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Deux-Sevres / Vernoux-en-Gatine

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £43 / night

£300 - £550 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 75 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Set in 2 acres of a beautiful,tranquil valley,this cozy gite sleeps 4/5.Large secure suntrap Pool,decking area and well equipped games field.Private terraces and lovely views. Good location for Days Out. Plenty of safe space to run,play or just relax. Great deals for ho  …see more


2 Oct 2013

5/5

"Peaceful retreat"

We are a family of 2 adults and 3 children under 9. We highly recommend this gite. We arrived later than planned and Anne and Ray were waiting to welcome us and give us a tour of the property. She kep… More


25 Jun 2013

5/5

"Beautiful Location"

We have recently returned from a trip to Les Petites Pierres and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The cottage is has lots of features lovely fireplace and beams and is very cosy, the most comfortable bed… More


13 Jun 2013

5/5

"a place to chill out"

The gite was immaculate on arrival Ann and Ray were waiting for us to give us full tour of the gite and grounds .The was a starter pack waiting for us in the kitchen bread, cheese,jam,tea,coffee,sugar… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Deux-Sevres / Vernoux-en-Gatine

House / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £79 / night

£550 - £950 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 75 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
A spacious well-equipped house set in a beautiful,tranquil valley.Large secure suntrap Pool with decking area,big games field,feature Wildflower Maze & Potager.Hens.Private terraces.Lovely views.Good location for Days Out.Plenty of safe space to run,play or just relax.  …see more


25 Apr 2014

5/5

"A relaxing holiday in beautiful surroundings"

We spent a lovely week at Les Glycines. Our cottage was well equipped and perfect for a family of four and we really enjoyed the fresh bread delivered each morning! The pool was perfect, as was the we… More


17 Jan 2012

5/5

"Great facilities, excellent service, idylic rural location."

Just wanted to post a few comments about our time at Les
Glycines last year. Having experienced the hospitality of anne and Ray on two separate occasions in 2011 we would throughly recommend a hol… More


27 Jan 2012

4/5

"Relaxing Family Holiday, great facilities, excellent hosts."

We would recommend this gite to anyone who likes a quiet, rural retreat. The setting is beautiful, and there are pretty woodland walks from the gite It is especially suited to families with children, … More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Argenton-les-Vallees / Le Breuil Sous Argenton

Gite / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £44 / night

£308 - £364 / week

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Late Deal: save up to €107 (approx. £76)

Key info:

  • Nearest beach 144 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Rural gite with all comforts, adjoined to Charentaise farmhouse - tranquil location on a working alpaca farm. Private lawn, BBQ, parking, Wifi, easy access to market towns, local attractions/activities (Puy du Fou, Futuroscope, vineyards, chateaux, wildlife). Children  …see more


1 Sep 2014

5/5

"Lovely gite -very happy to recommend it strongly"

We had a lovely week. The gite was very well furnished and comfortable, as described.
Kit & Tony were welcoming - we all enjoyed the tour of the alpaca farm. Having breakfast in the garden each d… More


30 Oct 2012

5/5

"Could be the most relaxing place on the planet"

The perfect place to relax and unwind. Excellent facilities and Tony and Kit were friendly and helpful but not intrusive.… More


10 Sep 2012

5/5

"Excellent Holiday"

My husband and two young teenagers stayed at the Alpaca farm in August 2012. It was fabulous - the accommodation was a really decent size, very clean and modern bathroom and kitchen with the added to… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Argenton-les-Vallees / Genneton

Studio / sleeps 3

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £38 / night

£265 - £420 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 80 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
15% OFFER - LA FORET STUDIO COTTAGE-with en suite dating back to 1880s- use of a large Heated Swimming Pool, HOT TUB and BBQ,Small Lake for fishing -wonderful!! Discounted Ferry Crossings available too! Long lets available and lots to do. Great base for house hunting.  …see more


14 Aug 2014

5/5

"Charming country cottage"

Congrats to Carol and Mike on this delightful cottage. Our hosts were friendly and helpful. All amenities were great. Nice hot tub and swimming pool. The cottage was clean and comfortable.A car is a n… More

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and we are pleased you found the Cottage clean and comfortable. Yes, the Pool and Hot Tub are great and we are pleased you found Carol and Mike helpful during your stay. Thank you for your recommendation.

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Burie

Villa / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £141 / night

£986 - £1667 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 55 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
L'authenticité et le volume des anciens chais, transformée en un gîte d'exception, moderne et de qualité vous séduiront.Lieu magique avec ces 110 m² de pièce à vivre et ses 7m sous plafond s'ouvrant sur le verger et le parc aux arbres centenaires. www.domainedut  …see more


21 Sep 2014

5/5

"Un gite haut de gamme"

Une très belle semaine en famille dans ce gîte tout confort. De grands volumes intérieurs, un mobilier design et une literie de qualité. Le gîte se trouve dans un grand parc avec piscine. Le lieu… More


12 Jul 2014

5/5

"idéal"

Très beau chai restauré avec de très grands volumes, agréable été grâce au parc et à la piscine comme hiver grâce à la cheminée. Accueil très chaleureux. Et belle région à découvrir.… More


6 Jul 2014

5/5

"Lieu et accueil très agréables"

Nous avons été séduits par cet endroit magique dans lequel nous avons passé un excellent week end : le gîte est très bien équipé et parfaitement adapté pour un week end en famille ou entre am… More

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Very Good 4/5 

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Vienne / La Trimouille

Apartment / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 3

Very Good 4/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £36 / night

£252 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 23 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
The studio was originally the bar of the hotel and still has the original bar counter. It has it's own private access and a door leading out to the secluded courtyard perfect for evening barbecues and up the steps to the large garden and enclosed swimming pool. There ar  …see more


29 Sep 2013

4/5

"A little gem"

Just spent a wonderful couple of days here, the apartment is clean comfortable and well equipped. A lovely courtyard to sit out in and enjoy your breakfast and coffee or a glass of wine in the evening… More


23 May 2013

4/5

"Rustic, charming and peaceful"

Tucked away in the centre of a village offering all necessary day-to-day amenities (grocery, bakery, pharmacy and bar), Studio Victor Hugo is ideally placed to explore the Centre and Limousin regions … More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Vienne / Chatellerault, Vienne

House / 14 Bedrooms / sleeps 14

Excellent 5/5 

4 Nights min stay

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from £90 / night

£625 - £1250 / week

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Key info:

  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
5 Bedroom Traditional 18th Century house sleeps up to 14.Private heated swimming pool, large gardens, walking distance to the village with shops, bars and restaurants.2 bathrooms. Perfect for family groups.  …see more


23 Aug 2014

5/5

"Lovely old fashioned, spacious and comfortable cosy farm house"

Had a great stay. House was really sweet, with everything you could need. Plenty of space for the kids to play, lovely pool, well equipped kitchen and comfy, cosy sitting room. A stones throw from … More

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We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay.

We hope to hear from you again in the future

Kind regards
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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Burie

Villa / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £172 / night

£1199 - £1766 / week

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Key info:

  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
A 50 minutes des plages de Royan, cet élégant château du 18éme siècle entouré d'un parc classé de 2,7 hectares clos de murs, vous ouvre les portes de ces dépendances, entièrement modernisée, spacieuses et épurées, vous offrant qualité d'hébergement et calm  …see more


11 Aug 2014

5/5

"Elegant surroundings and stylish, quality accomodation"

This is a beautiful and spacious villa, in a wonderful parkland setting. Very friendly and helpful - Christophe and Corinthe are the ideal hosts. They respected our privacy and were always availabl… More


17 Jul 2014

5/5

"Superb Quality, relaxed atmosphere with perfect hosts Christopher and Corinthe"

Wonderful property that has been fitted out to a very standard by present owner operators. Perfect place to relax and chill out from the day to day stresses of life. Near to Cognac and Saintes so… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Deux-Sevres / Boussais

Barn / 6 Bedrooms / sleeps 16

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £129 / night

£900 - £2100 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 90 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
20% OFFER- FABULOUS PROPERTY- 3-Star "GITES OF FRANCE" approved,dates back to Napoleonic times,set in 2.5 acres of private gardens with a 12 x 6 Heated Pool, pool house with fridge.You can fish in the River or use the boat (free), Trampoline, swings,snooker table - FAB  …see more


4 Sep 2014

5/5

"Amazing relaxing holiday for all ages"

Such a beautiful place. The converted stunning barn secures great accommodation.Perfect for all ages including teenagers.… More

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased you found the Barn perfect for your holiday for everyone. It is a beautiful place and as you say perfect for all ages including teenagers.


3 Sep 2014

5/5

"Fantastic Gite/converted barn"

This is a lovely converted Barn on a very large plot where the owners live in their own house located next to a river, so there is always someone on hand if there are any problems, which there weren&… More

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased you had a great holiday and found there was lots of "things" to do for the whole family or just chill out of course. It is great having a boat to use for the river and something different. As you stated, the owners at this Gite are very helpful. You will be welcome any time - thank you.


3 Sep 2014

5/5

"A Wonderful Retreat"

A fantastic place to stay in a lovely part of France, plenty to do and see in the surrounding areas or just relaxing by the pool area. A great place for families and couples alike with very friendly a… More

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased you found the property to your liking. As you say, there is plenty to do and visit in the surrounding areas or just relax by the pool. You will be welcome any time - thank you.

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Deux-Sevres / Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes

House / 5 Bedrooms / sleeps 12

Very Good 4.5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £158 / night

£1100 - £2000 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
15% OFFER-LUXURY FURNISHED 5-BED HOUSE in landscaped gardens + Large Heated Pool-Free WiFi/Internet + Eng TV-walk to the Village-Cafe/Tabac, Restaurant and a beautiful 11th Century Abbaye.Discount Brittany Ferry crossings too!!! Beautiful -great for 2 families sharing.  …see more


16 Sep 2013

5/5

"Great stay, amazing area"

We had a superb week in St Jouin des Marnes. House is great for 2 families with kids - lots of space, outdoor eating, pool at perfect temperature. Tim and Carol are lovely and unobtrusive but always t… More

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and as you say the house is very spacious with lots of room for 2 families. The Owners, I know are very helpful, but only if you want help, etc., but it is always handy to have someone with local knowledge. The region has lots of history and lots to see - thank you once again.


30 Jun 2012

5/5

"We had a fabulous week, not long enough to see everything, spent a lot of time around the pool."

The cottage was lovely, very clean, and we had a warm welcoming.The pool was great, although the weather wasn't the best, having a heated pool didn't matter. The area was beautiful, lovely v… More

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. we are so pleased you found the property clean and felt welcomed. As you say this area is great for biking and there is a lot to see on traffic free roads, if you can draw yourself away from the pool and gardens that it!! - we look forward to seeing you next year and will guide you in the right direction for some fabulous chateaux


6 Jun 2013

4/5

"St Jouin de Marnes space and relaxation"

We have stayed with this welcoming couple 3 times now. The pool is lovely and the house is spacious with a lovely large living come dining room, though we spent every evening out on the warm patio, e… More

Thank you for taking the time to write about your holiday at Maison des Tournesols. Yes, there is a lot of space and creature comforts at the beautiful property, and it is a great spot for relaxing and there are so many "things" to do in the area for a truly rural holiday. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente / Segonzac

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £30 / night

£205 - £318 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 80 km
  • Suitable for children over 5
  • Car essential
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
Character property with modern facilities but retaining original features. Air-conditioned on Ground Floor Great country location with easy access to local shops, bigger towns and the River Charente. Owners live next door. English and French spoken. Secure gated parking  …see more


17 Sep 2014

5/5

"Perfect venue if you wish to discover the region around Cognac"

The apartment was located ideally for us as we wished to explore the Poitou Charentes region of France and especially around the Cognac area.
Ideal for a couple or young family (it has one double b… More


16 Jul 2014

5/5

"excellent"

The gite was centrally located in the cognac region. It was exceptionally clean and very well layed out.. The owners were on site, very friendly and informative on the area and things to do and see. A… More


8 Jul 2014

5/5

"Excellent quality gite in country surroundings"

We had a great week based in this high quality gite. The standard of the fittings and furnishings were superb and the gite is in a great location for visiting Cognac and the surrounding countryside. J… More

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